1. Website terms and conditions of use 

1.1 The use of Claerhout websites is subject to the following terms and conditions. You are understood to have taken note thereof and to accept them unreservedly. Claerhout may change these terms and conditions at any time without prior notice.

1.2 The information and data provided remain the property of Claerhout. Although Claerhout does its utmost to this end, we cannot guarantee that the information and data on this website are always complete, correct and up to date. Nor can Claerhout guarantee continuous access to its site, especially because updated data is entered on a regular basis (almost daily). If you notice any discrepancies, please contact our webmaster.

1.3 Claerhout cannot be held liable for direct, indirect or incidental damage resulting from the use of the website or the information made available via the website.

1.4 Texts, images and other items on the website are protected by copyright. You are entitled to consult the information on the website, to download it for personal use and to reproduce it, provided you acknowledge the source. The provisions on copyright and related rights laid down in the Law of 30 June 1994 are applicable.

1.5 The website features hyperlinks to third party websites for information purposes only. Claerhout does not guarantee that these websites are available and cannot be held liable for their content or quality. This does not imply any cooperation between Claerhout and the operators of these sites.

1.6 The Claerhout website may use "cookies", small information files created on your hard disk in order to facilitate and speed up access to the site and browsing.
You can set your browser to notify you when a cookie is being created or to prevent it from being created. You can use your browser settings to prevent cookies from being installed. The following website explains how to refuse cookies for the most commonly used browsers: http://www.aboutcookies.org
Cookies that have already been installed can also be deleted from your computer or mobile device at any time.
When you visit the site, cookies may be placed on your computer's hard drive for the sole purpose of tailoring the site to the needs of the returning visitor.
The cookie contains a unique code that allows your browser to be recognised during visits to the website (a so-called 'session' cookie) or during subsequent, repeated visits (a so-called 'permanent' cookie).
Cookies may be placed by the server of the website you visit or by partners with whom this website works. A website's server can only read the cookies it has placed itself, it has no access to other information on your computer or mobile device. Cookies are stored in the folder of your browser on your computer or mobile device. The content of a cookie usually consists of the name of the server that placed the cookie, an expiry date and a unique code.

Cookies generally make any interaction between the visitor and the website easier and faster and help the visitor to navigate between the different parts of a website. Cookies can also be used to make the website content or advertising on a website more relevant for the visitor and to adapt it to the visitor's personal taste and requirements.
You may refuse to accept cookies, but some parts of our websites will not function or will not function to their full potential. If you continue to visit our websites without changing your cookie settings and click the "accept" link, we will assume that you agree to allow cookies to be installed.

This site uses, in particular, the following cookies:
Addthis: __atuvc. This is a cookie from an external service called Addthis for sharing content.
Google Analytics: __utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz. These cookies are used to keep track of the number of visitors, however, they do not contain any personal data.

1.7 Should you wish to place a hyperlink on your own website linking to the Claerhout website home page, you should first of all contact our webmaster.

2. Personal data protection

2.1 Claerhout processes personal data in accordance with the provisions of the Law of 8 December 1992 on the protection of privacy with regard to the processing of personal data

2.2 Your personal data are collected and processed: to provide you with any information you may request, to be able to offer you the best possible service, for direct marketing purposes.

You can refuse to allow your personal data to be used for direct marketing. You are entitled at all times to check the accuracy of your personal data and to have any discrepancies corrected. You may also ask for your personal data to be removed from our files.

3. Disputes

This online agreement and any disputes and claims arising from the use of this site or information on the site are governed by Belgian law. Your consultation of this website implies your submission to the jurisdiction of the courts of Kortrijk (Belgium), and your consent to institute proceedings before those courts alone.